Lawyer With Kenyan Roots in Battle for U.S. Congress Seat

[Nation] In a year when the arrival of spring has been unpredictable and erratic in the US because of the moody winter weather that has refused to go away, it’s a surprisingly warm and beautiful morning in the Raleigh suburb of North Carolina as the Na…

[Nation] In a year when the arrival of spring has been unpredictable and erratic in the US because of the moody winter weather that has refused to go away, it's a surprisingly warm and beautiful morning in the Raleigh suburb of North Carolina as the Nation team arrives at the home of Mr Jeff Matemu. The Kenyan-born attorney has attracted interest after announcing his candidacy for the US House of Representatives, Congressional District 2, North Carolina.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Journalist Found Unconscious in Dar es Salaam Trench

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A journalist with The Guardian Limited, Mr Finnigan Wa Simbeye, was today, Sunday, April 08, 2018, found unconscious in a trench in Bunju, Dar es Salaam, in circumstances that remain a subject of police investigations.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A journalist with The Guardian Limited, Mr Finnigan Wa Simbeye, was today, Sunday, April 08, 2018, found unconscious in a trench in Bunju, Dar es Salaam, in circumstances that remain a subject of police investigations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kenya Bags Two Commonwealth Bronze Medals

[Nairobi News] Kenya’s Commonwealth Games medal hunt began in earnest Sunday morning with Samuel Gathimba firing the first salvo with a bronze medal in the 20-kilometre walk.

[Nairobi News] Kenya's Commonwealth Games medal hunt began in earnest Sunday morning with Samuel Gathimba firing the first salvo with a bronze medal in the 20-kilometre walk.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Denounces Excessive Use of Force Against Palestinians

[Egypt Online] In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on April 7, 2018, the Arab Republic of Egypt condemned the continued use of violence and excessive force by the Israeli authorities against the defenseless Palestinian civilians wh…

[Egypt Online] In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on April 7, 2018, the Arab Republic of Egypt condemned the continued use of violence and excessive force by the Israeli authorities against the defenseless Palestinian civilians who took part in peaceful demonstrations for the second week in a row in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, killing so far 9 people and injuring more than 1,000 others, including 48 children, according to data from the Palestinian Ministry of Health.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Parliament Panel Condemns Israeli ‘War Crimes’ in Palestine

[Egypt Online] Lawmaker Alaa Abed, head of the Human Rights Committee of the House of Representatives, on Saturday condemned the Israeli aggression in the occupied Palestinian territories and the use of excessive force in confronting unarmed Palestinia…

[Egypt Online] Lawmaker Alaa Abed, head of the Human Rights Committee of the House of Representatives, on Saturday condemned the Israeli aggression in the occupied Palestinian territories and the use of excessive force in confronting unarmed Palestinian citizens as "war crimes and a flagrant violation of all human rights".

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt